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15 Essential Songs for Your Road Trip Playlist

Whether you’re getting your kicks on Route 66 or driving up the California Coast, you need to have a great playlist ready for some fun Careoke!Route 66 Road Trip Playlist

Packing for that road trip is time consuming enough, so I’ve put together a list of 15 essential songs for your summer road trip playlist:

1. Life is a Highway by Tom Cochrane

2. Escape (The Pina Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes

3. Hotel California by The Eagles, also, this cover by Ska Daddyz.

4. Love Shack by The B-52s

5. Bennie and the Jets by Elton John

6. On the Road Again by Willie Nelson

7. Boys of Summer by Don Henley or this cover by the Ataris

8. Cruisin’ by Smokey Robinson, or this cover by Huey and Gwyneth

9. I’ve Been Everywhere by Johnny Cash

10. Highway to Hell by AC/DC

11. I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) by The Proclaimers

12. Ventura Highway by America

13. Ticket to Ride by The Beatles

14. One Week by The Barenaked Ladies, aka my Karaoke Jam

15. Homeward Bound by Simon and Garfunkel

And, have you entered my Route 66 Essentials Giveaway? You could win a $15 iTunes gift card to help you complete your summer road trip playlist, as well as a fully stocked bag with a travel journal, sunglasses, and more! Click here to enter.

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